Read the article
Decisions. There are six sections to the article, listed at the bottom
of the page and in the menu on the left. This article provides a good
background for the topic of ethics.
Examine the website
and Values in America. This website uses multimedia resources. You
need RealPlayer on your computer to view the video and audio portions of the
website. Download the
free RealPlayer here. Be sure the audio for your computer is turned on
and the volume loud enough to hear.
Watch the film
A Fork in the
Road. If you are using a dialup connection,
choose the 56K option; if you have high speed internet, choose the 220K option.
Click on the menu at the top of the window to view Part 1 through 8 in order.
These parts consist of:
Part 1: the first half of the film
Part 2: questions about your opinion on the characters' behavior
Part 3: the second half of the film
Part 4: questions about your opinion on the characters' behavior
Part 5: short film clips featuring each characters' explanation
Part 6: short film clips featuring expert opinions about ethical behavior
Part 7: questions about your opinion on the characters' behavior
Part 8: compare your answers at each stage of your analysis
Each time you are asked to vote your opinion, just write down
your answers on a sheet of paper. Then, you can use these in Part 8 to
determine if you changed your mind during your viewing. We will discuss
these ideas in our class discussion area for Assignment 3.